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post #11 of 15
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that 24gb is it all dimms or just 3?
He's using all the memory slots, since dominators don't come in more then 4 gb sticks
post #12 of 15
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ah, cool

so what i gather here is that i COULD prolly run stable at current OC if i add 3 more dimms
but most likely lose any potential afterwards?

but getting more ram for just 3 dimms would guarantee proper OC & stobility?
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Both triple channels? You mean both slots of each channel.

Unless you are using single rank DIMMs, there is no benefit. Any advantage from interleaving within a channel can be fully attained with one double sided DIMM.

for example: single rank = 2gb vs double sided = 4gb? (of the same type of memory)
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If 3x 4GB and 3x 2GB are the same price, why would you get the 3x 2GB?
    
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If 3x 4GB and 3x 2GB are the same price, why would you get the 3x 2GB?
3x 4GB = what my 3x 2gb USED to cost

3x 2gb = bit less

and so i was wondering should i add 3 more sticks or replace current sitcks
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